Reading Your Way Through History

May 21, 2006

Civil War, U.S. (1861-1865)

Filed under: S 19th Century — Alicia @ 12:02 am

Picture Books:

Pink and Say by Patricia Polacco

Grade School:

Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink (1864)
Caddie Woodlawn's Family by Carol Ryrie Brink (a.k.a. Magical Melons 1863-1865)
Willie Finds Victory: A Blessed Francis Seelos Story by Joan Stromberg (1819-1867)
Rifles for Watie by Harold Keith
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
Across Five Aprils by Irene Hunt
Gettysburg by Makinlay Kantor (1863)

Killer Angels by Michael Shaara (Gettysburg 1863)

Famous Speeches:

“Gettysburg Address”, Abraham Lincoln, November 19, 1863, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania


Gettysburg (1993 – Martin Sheen, Jeff Daniels)


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